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Posted in News on July 12, 2014

Bandon SummerFest 2014: Full event programme

BANDON SUMMERFEST 2014  Information available courtesy of Mark Keohane. SUNDAY 13TH JULY SUMMERFEST LAUNCH PARTY @ OLIVER PLUNKETT ST spons by BANDON NEIGHBOURHOOD WATCH 3 -6 PM – TRACTOR RACING, CROSSBAR CHALLENGE, BBQ  AND LOTS OF FUN DOG SHOW spons by TIM O BRIEN (PAI ... Continue Reading

Posted in News on July 1, 2014

Bandon Walled Town Festival 2014

Keep an update of the 2014 Bandon Walled Town Festival via https://www.facebook.com/BandonWalledTownMedievalFestival More details to follow. Continue Reading

Posted in News on July 1, 2014

Bandon Businesses: would you like €2,500 to help you with promoting your business?

From the following link: https://www.localenterprise.ie/CorkCity/News/Press-Releases/Apply-for-an-Online-Trading-Voucher-up-to-%E2%82%AC-2-500.html To support small Irish businesses to enhance their online trading presence, Online Trading Vouchers to the value of € 2,500 (up t ... Continue Reading

Posted in News on July 1, 2014

Bandon Summerfest 2014

Keep an eye on local activities for the 2014 Bandon SummerFest via Facebook at: https://www.facebook.com/BandonSummerFest.ie Bagatelle will be playing in Bandon as part of the activities. Continue Reading

Posted in News on June 27, 2014

Summer 2014 – Bandon Schools ICT Initiative

Please find below some details on a new initiative to get PC’s and laptops into our local primary and secondary schools: Bandon Schools ICT Initiative The idea of asking local firms and individuals for their old PC’s and laptops came from a shortage of ICT equipment in ou ... Continue Reading

Posted in News on May 23, 2014

End of an era – Bandon Town Council

Photo: Courtesy Denis Boyle and article: Leo McMahon Bandon salutes 179 years of local government   BY LEO McMAHON – SOUTHERN STAR (Bandon Notes)                                  May 2014 BANDON Council marked the end of local government in th ... Continue Reading

Posted in News on May 6, 2014

Chapel Steps in Bandon – West Cork Angus Beef Festival – More positive news for Bandon!

A quick message from the gang in the Chapel Steps: We’re absolutely delighted and excited to tell you… The West Cork Angus Beef Festival will be happening in Bandon from June 25th – 29th 2014! As part of the festival, we are delighted to announce that we have j ... Continue Reading

Posted in News on March 27, 2014

Gala concert for Deirdre O’Reilly rehabilitation. Key details enclosed!

Getting in tune for ‘A concert for Dee’. (Main details by Sean O’Riordan of the Irish Examiner) A major fundraising concert is to be held for a mother of two children who helped collect €1m for various charities but who now needs help herself after suffering a debilit ... Continue Reading

Posted in News on March 17, 2014

St Patrick’s Day Parade 2014

Check out the following Facebook link to view some photos of the great 2014 Bandon St Patrick’s day parade. https://www.facebook.com/media/set/?set=a.794954097199264.1073741841.236575966370416&type=1   Continue Reading

Posted in News on February 20, 2014

€250,000 allocated to Bandon Community Hospital

Cork Southwest Fine Gael TD Jim Daly has confirmed that the HSE has allocated €250,000 towards the upgrade of existing beds in Bandon Community Hospital. The announcement follows the visit of a delegation of the Friends of Bandon Community Hospital to meet with Health Minister ... Continue Reading